Could YOU build a flatpack house? Home in a box costs just £6,500. But is it really as easy to build as an IKEA bookcase? We gave one brave dad a week to try
Like most British men, the sight of a screwdriver and something to assemble from a flatpack sends me into a competitive tailspin, writes Tom Rawstorne.
Hello everyone! I ordered my summerhouse back in April, and on Thursday it finally arrived. I love it so much, it's essentially like having another room to decorate! I've spent the last few days outside painting it until 10pm - I have blisters on my hands! I still have some painting to do inside (oh and round the back...and the sides..and the doors!), but once that's finished, I have an amazing blank canvas to play with and make pretty. I wanted a soft grey for the exterior, and in the end I…